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News: ADG Gallery 800 Presents "Fantastic Voyage"
News: ADG Gallery 800 Presents "Fantastic Voyage"

Exhibit opens August 31 spotlighting Ooer 60 artists/members of the Art Directors Guild and entertainment industry

Last Updated: August 8, 2019 2:08 pm GMT

(Los Angeles, CA--August 22, 2019) The Art Directors Guild's Gallery 800 (ADG, IATSE Local 800) presents FANTASTIC VOYAGE, an exclusive mixed media exhibition celebrating the genres of Sci-Fi, Fantasy & the Metaphysical Realm. The public will have a unique opportunity to meet and mingle with the artists at the exhibit openingand hosted reception atGallery 800 located in the historic North Hollywood Arts District.

The artists exhibiting in this show are Will Batts, Christine Bingham, Nadja Bonacina, Seth Brandon, Abra Brayman, Matthew Cunningham, Dan Curry, Ricardo Delgado, Dan Dempster, Stella Deng, Bridget Duffy, Susan Dukow, David Dunn, Syd Dutton, Steven Fagerquist, Sean Falkner, Bernard V. Fallon, Brooke Feamster, Mark Fenton, Harper Goff, Josie Grant, Pete Graziano, Dale Hennesy, Radhika Hersey, Cynthia Hill, Jerrilyn Jacobs, Patrick Janicke, Barbara Johnson, Stan Johnson, Paul Kokalis, Catherine Koon, Ron Kriss, Kenneth Larson, Angie Lister, Kim Lyons, Dion Macellari, Geoffrey Mandel, Joe Martinez, Guy Maturo, James McGillin, Gabrielle McKenna-Elliott, Joshua McKevitt, Martin Mercer, Keith Mitchell, John Moffitt, Andrea Monroe, Erik Olson, Stasys Pinkus, Sam Rashba, Roberto Rios, Amy Elise Roberts, Chris Roberts, Gwen Samuels, Patrick Shields, AnnMarie Siciliano, Colin Sieburgh, Jeff Skrimstad, Frankie Smith, Gary Soszynski, Gordon Stotz, Anton Tremblay, Marjan Vayghan, Nic Weethee, and Daniel Wheeler.

In addition, Gallery 800 will showcase the work of two legendary Art Directors who are in the ADG Hall of Fame: Harper Goff (1911-1993) best known for his work on Fantastic Voyage, 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory and Casablanca, and Dale Hennesy (1926-1981) whose credits include Fantastic Voyage, King Kong, Logan's Run, Young Frankenstein, Sleeper, Dirty Harry, Annie and South Pacific.

Opening Reception- SATURDAY, AUGUST 31, 2019 | 5:00 – 9:00 PM Exhibit will run through November 2, 2019

GALLERY 800 at the Historic Lankershim Arts Center
5108 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood, CA

Fantastic Voyage will feature personal artwork of over 60 artists who are ADG members including Production Designers & Art Directors; Scenic, Title and Graphic, Artists; Set Designers and Model Makers; Illustrators and Matte Artists and others who work in the motion picture and television industries.

Gallery 800, located in the heart of the Noho Arts District, showcases Guild members’ personal artwork in a series of shows throughout the year. These talented artists are leading art department professionals, who, through a combination of observation, passion and imagination, bring the writer's words and the director's vision to life in television and film. When not working as integral creative members of the entertainment community, they contribute to the fine art scene with their personal artwork. Since Gallery 800 opened its doors in March 2009, more than 900 ADG members have shown their artwork in the ongoing exhibitions.

The exhibit organizers are Abra Brayman, Curator; Michael Denering, Fine Arts Committee Chair; and Christian McGuire, Gallery 800 Staff Coordinator. Gallery 800, located at 5108 Lankershim Blvd. at the Historic Lankershim Arts Center in the heart of North Hollywood, is open Thursday - Friday: 12 - 8pm; Saturday 2 – 8 pm; Sunday 1 - 6pm. For questions about the gallery or artwork, contact Abra at (818) 763-8052 or Plentiful street parking can be found around Gallery 800.


Established in 1937, the Art Directors Guild (IATSE Local 800) represents 2,700 members who work throughout the world in film, television and theateras Art Directors; Set Designers and Model Makers; Illustrators and Matte Artists; and Scenic Title and Graphic Artists. The ADG’s ongoing activities include a Film Society screening series, annual “Excellence in Production Design Awards” gala, bimonthly craft magazine (PERSPECTIVE), figure drawing and other creative workshops, extensive technology and craft training programs and year-round Gallery 800 art exhibitions. For the Guild’s online directory and website resources, go to